Rodrigo) Duterte

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Pilipino Star
Federalism as a conceptfederalism is the best antidote to secession feared by most Filipinos who do no
Pilipino Star / Posted 40 minutes ago
federalism is the best antidote to secession feared by most Filipinos who do not understand the system. I hope Rodrigo Duterte is determined to change the Constitution to structure our politics and government to parliamentary federal... Read more
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The Manila Times
Jeepney modernization a go – DutertePresident Rodrigo Duterte is bent on phasing out old jeepneys next year even wi
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
President Rodrigo Duterte is bent on phasing out old jeepneys next year even with the strong opposition of drivers and operators. Under the jeepney modernization plan, jeepneys and other public utility vehicles such as buses and vans aged 15 years... Read more
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Sun Star
Banana sector seeks truck ban exemptionto millions of pesos. "This will definitely increase the burden to an already
Sun Star / Posted 3 hours ago
to millions of pesos. "This will definitely increase the burden to an already ailing industry, which our President Rodrigo Duterte is trying to save," he added. "In view of the foregoing, the PBGEA on behalf of all its member- companies,... Read more
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Gulf News
Duterte’s 18-year old granddaughter holds photo session in Malacañangpalace now a coveted venue for private parties, says spokesman Manila: The 18-
Gulf News / Posted 4 hours ago
palace now a coveted venue for private parties, says spokesman Manila: The 18-year old granddaughter of President Rodrigo Duterte held a photo session in preparation for her 18th birthday in January 2018, at the presidential palace, a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
De Lima urges Senate to investigate bloody Tondo drug raidwitnesses and victims’ families are not discouraged from coming forward,” De Li
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
witnesses and victims’ families are not discouraged from coming forward,” De Lima, one of the fiercest critics of President Rodrigo Duterte and his brutal campaign against illegal drugs, said. “It is also important that an investigation by an... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bilibid inmates dance before PNP chief Batoperform during the 112th anniversary and Christmas party of the Bureau of Corre
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
perform during the 112th anniversary and Christmas party of the Bureau of Corrections. INQUIRER / Lyn Rillon President Rodrigo Duterte is set to appoint Dela Rosa as the next BuCor chief after his retirement next year. ADVERTISEMENT BuCor is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bato to Bilibid drug peddlers: I will make your life miserableyou better start praying,” Dela Rosa told the inmates in his first visit to the
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
you better start praying,” Dela Rosa told the inmates in his first visit to the national penitentiary since President Rodrigo Duterte announced his intention to appoint him as head of the BuCor. ADVERTISEMENT Dela Rosa is set to retire in... Read more
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The Manila Times
New IS-inspired group actively recruiting members for terror attacksdays if there is an actual rebellion or invasion and when public safety require
The Manila Times / Posted 7 hours ago
days if there is an actual rebellion or invasion and when public safety requires it. Upon the recommendation of President Rodrigo Duterte before the expiration of his martial law proclamation on July 22, Congress extended it to December 31,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Analyst: China continues expansion in South China Sea as int'l focus 'shifts away'sovereign rights by blocking fishing and oil exploration as well as by building
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
sovereign rights by blocking fishing and oil exploration as well as by building reclaimed islands there. But President Rodrigo Duterte has set aside the tribunal’s verdict in exchange for warmer ties and billion dollars’ worth of Chinese... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
China says Australia disrupting 'stability and peace' in South China Sealaunched the long-running legal case, the result of which has largely been cast
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 hours ago
launched the long-running legal case, the result of which has largely been cast aside by the current administration of Rodrigo Duterte in favour of better economic and diplomatic ties with Beijing. In October this year, China's President Xi... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bato: PNP had ‘many victories’ in 2017Rosa, who will retire January 21 next year, has been confirmed to lead the Bure
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 hours ago
Rosa, who will retire January 21 next year, has been confirmed to lead the Bureau of Corrections. On Wednesday, President Rodrigo Duterte said he is extending Dela Rosa’s term for “two to three months” to help introduce reforms in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP to launch red rose pins to honor fallen soldiersin a press briefing Friday. ADVERTISEMENT The AFP anniversary will be held ne
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 hours ago
in a press briefing Friday. ADVERTISEMENT The AFP anniversary will be held next Wednesday at Camp Aguinaldo. President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to attend the ceremonies. Arevalo said that they are hoping that relatives of fallen soldiers... Read more
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The Manila Times
Suspension of conditionalities for cash transfer extended to aid Marawi evacueesMarawi that DSWD, along with other government agencies, will stand ready to add
The Manila Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Marawi that DSWD, along with other government agencies, will stand ready to address their needs,” Leyco added. President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law in Mindanao last May 23 to suppress a supposed rebellion led by the Maute group in... Read more
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WA Today
Trump could actually make democracy great againis reformulated, it will continue to be marginalised after he departs. US Pres
WA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
is reformulated, it will continue to be marginalised after he departs. US President Donald Trump and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in Manila last month. Photo: AP As Walter Russell Mead has written, Wilsonianism reaches back even further... Read more
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The Age
Trump could actually make democracy great againis reformulated, it will continue to be marginalised after he departs. US Pres
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
is reformulated, it will continue to be marginalised after he departs. US President Donald Trump and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in Manila last month. Photo: AP As Walter Russell Mead has written, Wilsonianism reaches back even further... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Beleaguered Chief Justice Sereno: SC had a good yearis currently facing an impeachment complaint filed by Lorenzo Gadon, a lawyer w
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 hours ago
is currently facing an impeachment complaint filed by Lorenzo Gadon, a lawyer who openly supports President Rodrigo Duterte and the Marcos family. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Three sitting justices and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Military sees ISIS-inspired Turaife group as major threatout deadly attacks. Through a swift vote in Congress dominated by his allies,
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 hours ago
out deadly attacks. Through a swift vote in Congress dominated by his allies, lawmakers on Wednesday granted President Rodrigo Duterte martial law powers across Mindanao for one more year to defeat militants operating in the insurgency plagued... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Wiping out terrorism during AFP chief’s term ‘overly ambitious’position last Oct. 26, was scheduled to retire by Dec. 17 as he reaches the man
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
position last Oct. 26, was scheduled to retire by Dec. 17 as he reaches the mandatory retirement age of 56. But President Rodrigo Duterte extended his term to April 24, next year for him to serve for a total of six months. ADVERTISEMENT The AFP... Read more
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Lake Placid News
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandsPoling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening a
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 hours ago
Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also been less of a... Read more
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Asian journal
Of pushers, politicians and presidentsrole models” – and not just in the Philippines. It’s happening just as blatantl
Asian journal / Posted 11 hours ago
role models” – and not just in the Philippines. It’s happening just as blatantly in America. The Philippines has President Rodrigo Duterte and the U,S. has President Donald Trump. Additionally, the Philippines has a kennel of legislative puppy... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP allays fears on Mindanao martial law: ‘We are worthy of people’s trust’and responsible for our actions,” he told reporters in a press briefing at Camp
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
and responsible for our actions,” he told reporters in a press briefing at Camp Aguinaldo. ADVERTISEMENT President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law in the entire Mindanao last May 23 when the terrorist Maute Group attacked Marawi City.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP chief: Nationwide martial law depends on political situation, reaction of enemieswill depend on new developments and of course it will depend sa future actions
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
will depend on new developments and of course it will depend sa future actions ng ating adversaries,” he said. President Rodrigo Duterte said early this week that he is not ruling out the possibility of a nationwide martial law, saying it would... Read more
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Pilipino Star
CBCP: Killing of activist priest an attack on the Churchdead a few hours later. Human rights groups from all over the world continue t
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 hours ago
dead a few hours later. Human rights groups from all over the world continue to criticize the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte for creating a culture of impunity, criticism that past administrations have also received. Police have... Read more
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Canberra Times
US distracted by North Korea, Beijing stays busy in South China SeaTransparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the elect
Canberra Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Transparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the election last year of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over the territorial dispute, and as the US was preoccupied... Read more
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DW
China keeps building infrastructure on disputed islands in South China Sea |China. But Beijing refused to acknowledge either the decision or the court's ju
DW / Posted 15 hours ago
China. But Beijing refused to acknowledge either the decision or the court's jurisdiction. After the election of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Philippines, the new government adopted a more conciliatory attitude towards China. The US has also... Read more
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WA Today
US distracted by North Korea, Beijing stays busy in South China SeaTransparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the elect
WA Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Transparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the election last year of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over the territorial dispute, and as the US was preoccupied... Read more
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The Age
US distracted by North Korea, Beijing stays busy in South China SeaTransparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the elect
The Age / Posted 15 hours ago
Transparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the election last year of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over the territorial dispute, and as the US was preoccupied... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US distracted by North Korea, Beijing stays busy in South China SeaTransparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the elect
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
Transparency Initiative, said China seized a diplomatic opening after the election last year of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over the territorial dispute, and as the US was preoccupied... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lumad group: We evacuated for our safety, not propaganda2 because military men encamped in the community of Lagangan and a helicopter w
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
2 because military men encamped in the community of Lagangan and a helicopter was flying over their community. President Rodrigo Duterte himself threatened to bomb the Lumad communities. Who will not be frightened?" Malahutayong Pakigbisog alang... Read more
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FOX News
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandsPoling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening a
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also been less of a... Read more
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FOX News
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandsPoling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening a
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also been less of a... Read more
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The World
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandsGreg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic open
The World / Posted 18 hours ago
Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Philippines who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also been less... Read more
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Daily Herald
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandsPoling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening a
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also been less of a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandstrade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diploma
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 hours ago
trade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Philippines who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandstrade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diploma
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 hours ago
trade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Philippines who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandstrade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diploma
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 hours ago
trade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Philippines who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islandstrade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diploma
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 hours ago
trade. Greg Poling, the initiative's director, said China had seized a diplomatic opening after the election of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Philippines who adopted a conciliatory stance toward Beijing over their territorial dispute. It's also... Read more
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The Manila Times
The Constitution is dead, are there any mourners?for it, and only 27 against, not because it had any irrefutable constitutional
The Manila Times / Posted 22 hours ago
for it, and only 27 against, not because it had any irrefutable constitutional or factual basis, but because President Rodrigo Duterte wanted it, and had asked them for it. Did it comply with the Constitution? In my inexpert opinion, it did... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rising above its sourcethis “super minority” could be hailed as vanguards of freedom in the near futur
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
this “super minority” could be hailed as vanguards of freedom in the near future. Precedents are being set here. Rodrigo Duterte, as he often points out, is good for only six years, and he may be sincere in stressing that he does not... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘101’ ways to solve traffic crisisus what he calls the “101” ways to solve the Metro Manila traffic problem that
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
us what he calls the “101” ways to solve the Metro Manila traffic problem that is currently of crisis magnitude. President Rodrigo Duterte had earlier called upon leaderships in both chambers of the 17th Congress on the urgency to pass into law the... Read more
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The Manila Times
PSE rejects higher stock transaction taxin our capital markets,” Monzon said. The House of Representatives and the Sen
The Manila Times / Posted 23 hours ago
in our capital markets,” Monzon said. The House of Representatives and the Senate ratified on Wednesday the proposed Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) Act. President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to sign the bill into law nex... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate, House ratify tax reform measureCommittee on Ways and Means, sponsored the bicameral conference committee repor
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Committee on Ways and Means, sponsored the bicameral conference committee report that would be transmitted to President Rodrigo Duterte for signing on December 19. The TRAIN is the first package of the comprehensive tax reform program (CTRP)... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte thumbs down anti-political dynasty lawPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is not in favor of including an anti-political dynast
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is not in favor of including an anti-political dynasty provision in a new constitution that will allow the country to shift to a federal system of government. Duterte, whose children are elected officials in his home city... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Amnesty: Martial law extension signals more rights abuses in Mindanaomove" that signals more human rights abuses in the coming months. The Congress
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
move" that signals more human rights abuses in the coming months. The Congress, dominated by allies of firebrand President Rodrigo Duterte, granted the leader's request to extend for the second time the prevailing martial law in Mindanao until Dec.... Read more
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The Manila Times
PDEA to deploy 110 fresh graduates to seaportsCamp Castañeda in Silang, Cavite. PDEA is still the lead agency in conducting
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Camp Castañeda in Silang, Cavite. PDEA is still the lead agency in conducting anti-drug operations even though President Rodrigo Duterte last week brought back the Philippine National Police (PNP) to the war on drugs. Palace spokesman Harry... Read more
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International Business Times
Has Duterte just threatened to impose martial law throughout Philippines? "All options are on the table" — this was the crisp response from the Philippin
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
"All options are on the table" — this was the crisp response from the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte when asked whether he would extend martial law throughout the country, which has a grim past under the dictatorship of strongman, Ferdinand... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NEDA: Martial law extension has 'no discernible impact' on economymartial law extension in Mindanao won’t hurt the country’s economy. Congress o
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
martial law extension in Mindanao won’t hurt the country’s economy. Congress on Wednesday swiftly granted President Rodrigo Duterte martial law powers over the entire southern region for an extra year to defeat jihadist militants and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte tours Pakistani navy shipPresident Duterte boarded the Pakistani Sword-class missile guided frigate, PNS
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
President Duterte boarded the Pakistani Sword-class missile guided frigate, PNS SAIF. President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday toured the navy ship of Pakistan docked at the Manila Bay. Duterte boarded the Pakistani Sword-class missile guided frigate,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Runaway TRAIN? Solon to ask SC to derail ‘railroaded’ tax billnever even agreed to the proposal raised by one senator during the bicameral co
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
never even agreed to the proposal raised by one senator during the bicameral conference’s two-week deliberation. President Rodrigo Duterte had championed the measure, with the increase in taxes on consumer goods funding his administration’s... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte opposes anti-dynasty provision in proposed federal govt PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is not in favor of putting an anti-political dynasty
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is not in favor of putting an anti-political dynasty provision under his proposed federal government. “I cannot fathom about dynasty because it’s not…it’s a restriction. The anti-dynasty (law) is a restriction of the... Read more
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